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Stowaway Liam Corcoran says that, ‘boarding a plane was easier than doing homework’


July 26th, 2012 - 10:02 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Manchester, July 26 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Liam Corcoran is a young boy of 11 years who became a stowaway on a plane that was headed to Rome from Manchester. Liam said that nobody ... Read more...

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Russian military doctor held for taking bribe


June 21st, 2012 - 5:45 pm ICT by IANS
Moscow, June 21 (IANS/RIA Novosti) A top military medical officer in Russia has been arrested after being caught red-handed accepting a hefty bribe, officials said.Maj. Gen. Yury Sabanin, head of ... Read more...

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Flushing public funds: now, the Goa toilet story


June 9th, 2012 - 11:49 am ICT by IANS
Panaji, June 9 (IANS) The Planning Commission has drawn flak for spending Rs.35 lakh on two toilets in its Yojana Bhavan headquarters. But when it comes to the 'economics of ... Read more...

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1D star Louis Tomlinson allegedly woken by naked man


May 30th, 2012 - 7:18 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
London, May 30 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Apparently, a naked man tried to enter the hotel room of boyband One Direction member Louis Tomlinson. Louis was sleeping in a Swedish hotel when he heard ... Read more...

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London 2012 venues face toilet trouble


February 21st, 2012 - 11:59 pm ICT by IANS
London, Feb 21 (IANS) The organisers of the 2012 London Olympics are faced with toilet trouble ahead of the mega sporting event in July.According to documents obtained from the Olympic ... Read more...

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F-16 jets shadow Denver plane which had a ‘Kissing Couple’ onboard


September 13th, 2011 - 8:13 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Washington, Sept 13 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Two F-16 fighter jets shadowed a commercial flight after they received report that two passengers have locked themselves for “an extraordinarily long time” in the lavatory. It ... Read more...

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Fighter jets intercept Detroit-bound plane after passengers ‘make out’ in bathroom


September 12th, 2011 - 2:25 pm ICT by BNO News
DETROIT (BNO NEWS) -- Two fighter jets intercepted a Detroit-bound passenger plane on Sunday after two or three passengers were observed behaving suspiciously, officials said. It is believed some sort of sexual ... Read more...

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Teen who peed on girl during flight kicked from U.S. Ski Team


August 12th, 2011 - 11:15 pm ICT by BNO News
NEW YORK (BNO NEWS) -- A teen was dismissed from a U.S. Ski Team on Friday after news reports emerged he urinated on a young girl during a JetBlue flight from Oregon ... Read more...

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Bat on a Delta plane terrifies passengers


August 11th, 2011 - 12:34 am ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Madison, Aug 10 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Passengers on a Delta airline from Madison to Atlanta were terrified when a bat took to flight inside the plane. A passenger managed to capture the animal ... Read more...

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Honeymoon murder: Shrien Dewani to be extradited to South Africa


August 10th, 2011 - 8:56 pm ICT by IANS
London, Aug 10 (IANS) Shrien Dewani, the husband of Indian-origin woman Anni Dewani, who was murdered while on their honeymoon in Cape Town, will be extradited to South Africa to ... Read more...

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Ukrainian man to spend 35 days in cage with lion


August 4th, 2011 - 9:02 am ICT by IANS
Moscow, Aug 4 (IANS/RIA Novosti) A Ukrainian owner of a small private zoo will spend 35 days in a cage with a pregnant lioness in a bid to set a ... Read more...

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Russians building bomb-proof toilets


June 10th, 2011 - 7:54 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Moscow, June 10 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Russian authorities are constructing bomb-proof toilets in the country’s capital. The toilets are expected to be unveiled later this year. The officials say the mode of the ... Read more...

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Hindu gods, Sai Babas fail to deter Nepal’s menace


January 6th, 2011 - 3:18 pm ICT by IANS
By Sudeshna Sarkar Kathmandu, Jan 6 (IANS) Once the only Hindu kingdom in the world, Nepal has the largest number of religious holidays among countries, as well as the controversial reputation of ... Read more...

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Woman imprisons grandmom for monthly benefit money


January 5th, 2011 - 6:17 pm ICT by IANS
London, Jan 5 (IANS) A German woman imprisoned her grandmother for three years in one room in pitch darkness so that she could lay her hands on the benefit money the woman ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Boeing jet-powered portable loo - when you really have to go!


December 30th, 2010 - 1:17 pm ICT by ANI
London, Dec 30 (ANI): Each one of us is familiar with that sense of urgency when you just have to use that bathroom, and despair when you don't have a loo around ... Read more...

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Mark Zuckerberg’s girlfriend Priscilla Chan is the cynosure of all eyes


September 24th, 2010 - 8:15 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Sep 24 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Facebook founder Mark Zuckerberg is in love with Priscilla Chan and the couple reportedly met when Zuckerberg was waiting to use the lavatory when he attended ... Read more...

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FBI Utters That The Bomb Threat On An Aircraft Of Thai Airways Was Bogus


September 9th, 2010 - 5:13 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
Washington, September 9, 2010 (Just Flashed): The officers of the Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) articulated on Wednesday that the intimidating letter located in the lavatory of an airplane of Thai Airways ... Read more...

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Bomb scare grounds Thai plane in US


September 8th, 2010 - 1:14 pm ICT by IANS
Los Angeles, Sep 8 (IANS) A Thai Airways plane with about 200 passengers on board was grounded in Los Angeles Wednesday after a bomb threat was made, authorities said. Written ... Read more...

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Indian toilet model to be used in Afghanistan


September 5th, 2010 - 5:10 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 5 (IANS) Low-cost lavatory technique, developed by an Indian NGO, will be adopted by the US Army to build public toilets in Afghanistan, a senior US military official said. The ... Read more...

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Brit man turns phone box into lavatory!


September 4th, 2010 - 6:11 pm ICT by ANI
London, Sep 4 (ANI): A 73-year-old pensioner converted a phone booth cubicle in to a loo after he found the abandoned box in Somerset.John Long, retired salesman, from Taunton, Somerset, fitted the ... Read more...

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John Lennon’s toilet fetches 9,500 pounds


August 29th, 2010 - 2:41 pm ICT by IANS
London, Aug 29 (IANS) A porcelain lavatory once used by singer John Lennon was sold for 9,500 pounds at an auction here, a media report said. The porcelain lavatory was used by ... Read more...

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Humorist Battles Against Internet Addiction By Blockading Himself In His Bathroom


August 27th, 2010 - 4:20 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
Washington, August 27, 2010 (Just Flashed): A 34-year-old humorist named Mark Malkoff, who comes from New York, has mentioned that he is blockading himself in his bathroom for five days. The rationale ... Read more...

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Lennon’s loo up for grabs


August 23rd, 2010 - 2:39 pm ICT by ANI
London, Aug 23 (ANI): Late English singer-songwriter John Lennon's toilet will be among Beatles memorabilia to be auctioned next week.The toilet may rake in a whopping 750 pounds to 1,000 pounds.The auction ... Read more...

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Plane diverted after passenger found smoking


August 6th, 2010 - 8:03 am ICT by IANS
Los Angeles, Aug 6 (IANS) An American Airlines flight from New York to Los Angeles was diverted to Albuquerque, after a passenger was found smoking in a lavatory, airport authorities said. Passengers on ... Read more...

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Cell phones ‘carry 18 times more bacteria than toilet handles’


July 28th, 2010 - 3:07 pm ICT by ANI
London, July 28 (ANI): You may want to dump your mobile phone after reading this - mobile phones are covered with up to 18 times more living bacteria than the flush handle ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Airlines to have spy system to thwart terror threat


June 28th, 2010 - 2:34 pm ICT by IANS
London, June 28 (IANS) Every move of airline passengers, including conversations, would be monitored through a new security system which is being developed to tackle terror threats on flights. Experts at Reading University ... Read more...

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Disused lavatories in Boston to be turned into cafes!


June 8th, 2010 - 5:49 pm ICT by ANI
Boston, June 8 (ANI): American foodies may soon have the 'privilege' of eating in a loo - Boston is converting two former public toilets into upscale al-fresco eateries.The Boston Parks and Recreation ... Read more...

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Police Arrest Batman For Begging


June 5th, 2010 - 8:09 pm ICT by Pen Men At Work
June 5, 2010 (Pen Men at Work): Before the readers jump to any conclusion, let’s inform them that the batman in question is not the real one but the man who ... Read more...

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“Batman” Impersonator Arrested By Los Angeles Police For Panhandling


June 5th, 2010 - 7:13 pm ICT by GD
By Ranjan Bhaduri Hollywood, June 5, (THAINDIAN NEWS) They might be superheroes but to Los Angeles Police Department, they are nothing but a bunch of panhandlers who are better under custody.This is ... Read more...

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Batman arrested for ‘begging’ on streets by Hollywood cops!


June 5th, 2010 - 1:52 pm ICT by ANI
London, June 5 (ANI): Hollywood police have arrested a man dressed in a Batman costume after he was spotted 'begging' on the streets.They have also warned others dressed like Hulk, Spiderman and ... Read more...

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Unceasing Constipation Killed Elvis Presley


May 8th, 2010 - 8:07 pm ICT by Pen Men At Work
May 8, 2010 (Pen Men at Work): It wasn't a cardiovascular problem that killed the Emperor of ‘Rock 'n' Roll’. Seemingly, it was unremitting constipation.This is the fresh conjecture of Elvis ... Read more...

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Ryanair Slaps Toilet Fee On Fliers To Boost Revenue


April 10th, 2010 - 8:02 pm ICT by GD
By Meena Kar Apr 10, (THAINDIAN NEWS) Low cost airline Ryanair has made it clear that it will go ahead with its plan of imposing toilet fees on its passengers in the near ... Read more...

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US welcomes Qatar decision to remove diplomat


April 10th, 2010 - 9:29 am ICT by IANS
Washington, April 10 (DPA) The US welcomed Qatar's decision to remove a diplomat who prompted a security scare aboard an airline flight after lighting up a cigarette in the plane's toilet. US ... Read more...

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Plane scare diplomat Mohammed Al-Madadi will not face charges


April 9th, 2010 - 11:05 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Washington DC, Apr 9 (THAINDIAN NEWS) The Plane scare Qatari diplomat Mohammed Al-Madadi will not be facing any charges, according to the State Department. He was taking an Al-Qaeda sleeper agent to ... Read more...

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Qatar ambassador to the U.S.: Facts will reveal Denver incident was a mistake


April 8th, 2010 - 3:17 pm ICT by BNO News
WASHINGTON, D.C. (BNO NEWS) -- Ali Bin Fahad Al-Hajri, the Qatar ambassador to the United States, on Thursday said that media reports saying one of his diplomats was responsible for a security ... Read more...

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